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Frankfurt am MainGermany

city rank #23

City Overview

With around 5.5 million inhabitants in the greater Frankfurt area, the city is one of Germany’s most important economic centers. It is also the financial center of Germany with headquarters of major banks, insurance firms and other related service companies. The European Central Bank (ECB), the German stock exchange and the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) are located here. Not only for finance but also in terms of traffic, Frankfurt serves as a central hub in Germany with one of the most important train stations and the largest airport. Due to this beneficial fact, Frankfurt is often start or final destination in roundtrips of Asian tourist groups. Trade fairs like Frankfurter Buchmesse are brands on their own regularly attracting many foreign business people. And on top, Frankfurt is growing. All in all, these are the breeding grounds for a well equipped and rich retail scene, comprising several important shopping centers, Zeil mass market location and Goethestrasse luxury zone, currently being extended to a larger quarter.

Things to do



Hauptwache, MyZeil, Upper Zeil, Main-Taunus-Zentrum, Skyline Plaza


Kleinmarkthalle, Museumsufer, Römerberg, Palmengarten, Museum Senckenberg

And be seen


Oosten, Cafe Maingold, Lobster, Maxie Eisen, Walon, Rosetti & Cie., Apfelwein Wagner, Druckwasserwerk, The Ivory Club, Mon amie Maxi, Zenzakan, Goldmund im Literaturhaus, Beef, AMAN Tandoor, Moriki


Bar ohne Namen, Bristol Bar, Pracht, Sandbar, Hoppers, Roomers, Gekkos, Sullivan, Chinaski, Rote Bar, Jazzkeller

Be Merry

Tigerpalast, The English Theatre, Schauspiel Frankfurt, Gibson, Velvet, Pik Dame, Adlib, Batschkapp, Robert Johnson (Offenbach)